San Diego Padres 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 70
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Wednesday, June 23, 1971 (N) at San Diego Stadium

HOU N    0  2  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  9  2
SD  N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  1  1  -   4  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       5   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   0       1   0       5   1
Cedeno cf                     5   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Watson lf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Menke 1b,ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       7   2
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   2       0   2
Hiatt c                       3   0   1   2       1   0       5   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
  Mayberry ph,1b              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Blasingame p                  3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Dierker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3   9   3       3   5      26   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Morgan-Menke.
E: Rader 2 (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Hiatt (4,off Phoebus); Alou (12,off Phoebus).
IBB: Rader (2,by Phoebus).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (5,2nd base off Phoebus/Kendall); Morgan (16,2nd base off Phoebus/Kendall).

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Campbell 3b                   4   1   0   0       1   1       2   3
Jestadt 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bravo ph                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Gaston cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Colbert 1b                    3   2   2   0       1   1       8   1
Brown rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Murrell lf                    3   0   1   2       0   1       3   0
  Stahl ph,lf                 1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Kendall c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Mason pr,2b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hernandez ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Phoebus p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
  Spiezio ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Barton c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       35   4   9   4       2   4      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Phoebus-Campbell.
E: Phoebus (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Bravo (2,off Culver).
SH: Hernandez (4,off Blasingame).
GDP: Jestadt (5,off Blasingame).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blasingame                    7.2   7   3   2   2   4   0  32
Dierker                       0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Culver L(3-6)                 0.2   1   1   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8.2   9   4   2   2   4   0  38

WP: Blasingame (5).

San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Phoebus                       7     7   3   3   2   3   0  30
Miller W(5-2)                 2     2   0   0   1   2   0   9
Totals                        9     9   3   3   3   5   0  39

WP: Phoebus (8).
IBB: Phoebus (6,Rader).

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 5936


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Alou                rf        Campbell            3b
2. Morgan              2b        Jestadt             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Gaston              cf
4. Watson              lf        Colbert             1b
5. Menke               1b        Brown               rf
6. Rader               3b        Murrell             lf
7. Hiatt               c         Kendall             c
8. Metzger             ss        Hernandez           ss
9. Blasingame          p         Phoebus             p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan flied
out to right; Cedeno flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Campbell struck out; Jestadt flied out to right;
Gaston singled to right; Colbert struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson singled to center; Menke singled to center
[Watson to second]; Menke was picked off first but was safe on
an error by Phoebus [Menke to second, Watson to third]; Rader
was walked intentionally; Hiatt doubled to center [Rader to
third, Menke scored, Watson scored]; Metzger lined into a double
play (pitcher to third) [Rader out at third]; Blasingame
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Brown made an out to second; Murrell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Kendall grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou flied out to left; Morgan flied out to center;
Cedeno singled to left; Cedeno stole second; Watson singled to
right [Cedeno scored, Watson to second (on throw)]; Menke flied
out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Hernandez flied out to left; Phoebus popped to
catcher in foul territory; Campbell flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader struck out but advanced to first on a wild
pitch; Hiatt flied out to left; Metzger forced Rader (pitcher to
shortstop); Blasingame was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Jestadt flied out to center; Gaston reached on an
error by Rader; Colbert singled to right [Gaston to second];
Brown singled to left [Colbert to second, Gaston to third];
Murrell singled to center [Brown to second, Colbert scored,
Gaston scored (unearned)]; Kendall made an out to second;
Hernandez grounded out (third to first); 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou doubled to center; Morgan made an out to
shortstop; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first) [Alou to
third]; Watson grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

PADRES 5TH: Phoebus was called out on strikes; Campbell flied
out to center; Jestadt flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 3, Padres 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Rader grounded
out (shortstop to first); Hiatt walked; Metzger grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

PADRES 6TH: Gaston flied out to center; Colbert walked;
Blasingame threw a wild pitch [Colbert to second]; Brown flied
out to right; Murrell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Padres 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Blasingame was called out on strikes; Alou flied out
to left; Morgan singled to right; Morgan stole second; Cedeno
made an out to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

PADRES 7TH: Kendall singled to center; MASON RAN FOR KENDALL;
Hernandez out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Mason to
second]; SPIEZIO BATTED FOR PHOEBUS; Spiezio singled to center
[Mason stayed at second]; Campbell walked [Mason to third,
Spiezio to second]; Jestadt grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Campbell out at second]; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

ASTROS 8TH: MASON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); MILLER REPLACED
JESTADT (PITCHING); BARTON REPLACED SPIEZIO (PLAYING C ); Watson
flied out to center; Menke grounded out (third to first); Rader
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 2.

PADRES 8TH: Gaston grounded out (first unassisted); Colbert
singled to third; Brown grounded out (third to first) [Colbert
to second]; DIERKER REPLACED BLASINGAME (PITCHING); STAHL BATTED
FOR MURRELL; Stahl singled to right [Colbert scored]; Mason
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Padres 3.

ASTROS 9TH: STAHL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Hiatt grounded
out (third to first); MAYBERRY BATTED FOR METZGER; Mayberry
struck out; MILLER BATTED FOR DIERKER; Miller singled to right;
Alou singled to right [Miller to second]; Morgan walked [Miller
to third, Alou to second]; Cedeno flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 3.

PADRES 9TH: MAYBERRY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); CULVER REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING);
Hernandez flied out to center; Barton reached on an error by
Rader; Campbell forced Barton (shortstop to second); BRAVO
BATTED FOR MILLER; Bravo doubled to center [Campbell scored
(unearned)]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   9   2    9
 Padres           4   9   1    8


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